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Seven night and five night certificates

1. Marriott certificates can be used for any reservation that can be booked with points. To search for reward availability simply go to marriott.com and check the box to search "using points".

Marriott hotels are divided into categories. (Cheapest being category one) below is a list of all the category 1-4 hotels  http://www.marriott.com/hotel-search/Category1.hotels.Category2.Category3.Category4.Category5/


2. A 5/7 night certificates must be used for 5/7 consecutive nights. The reservation cannot be split up.

3. In order to hold the room you need a credit card. Your card will be kept for incidentals and you won't be charged for the room.

4. Certificates can be gifted BUT the room needs to be booked under the account holders name and you will be added a secondary guest.

5. Gold or plat benefits depend heavily on the hotel. At check in you may or may not get an upgrade.

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2325 on: October 01, 2018, 04:11:12 PM »
Looking for 3x 7 nights new Cat 5 Marriott Travel Packages

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2326 on: October 02, 2018, 02:48:46 PM »
Itís worth somewhere between 165k and 300k mt. And mt can be worth between .5 and .7. So between 825 and 2100

Yeah, the range makes these so silly to value to sell.  Clearly has to be the right opportunity for buyer and seller.  Just not sure where that shakes out yet. 

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2327 on: October 02, 2018, 02:51:03 PM »
Not sure why the demand is not there. The value is well above all the lowball offers I've gotten of 1000-1200.

Same.  But people are trying to be opportunistic, which I can appreciate.  Trying to take advantage of the situation where the market may be saturated and encourage someone to sell quickly. 

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2328 on: October 02, 2018, 07:49:42 PM »
I though so too but see attached.

They just didnít update how itís displayed on their website. But if you try to make a reservation, they will only allow a cat 1-4. Also, your personal email (or at least some email) is visible on your screenshot as a bookmark, so you might want to remove that.

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2329 on: October 03, 2018, 09:24:05 PM »
Looking for 7 night certs for:
New category 6 @ $1400
New category 7 @ $2,100

I have existing reservations I want to move over and apply your cert.
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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2330 on: October 04, 2018, 12:11:08 AM »
How can you move cert between accounts or apply to a reservation in friends..... account?
Always praying for delayed baggage.

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2331 on: October 04, 2018, 12:20:39 AM »
Selling 7 night new cat 6 cert for $1500, pls PM if interested

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2332 on: October 04, 2018, 12:41:58 AM »
Looking for 3 nights in a category 4 hotel for $300

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2333 on: October 04, 2018, 03:13:36 AM »
buying new cat5 5-night cert for $580 obo...pm please

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2334 on: October 04, 2018, 03:05:49 PM »
when selling nights, how does the other party check in?

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2335 on: October 04, 2018, 03:10:59 PM »
how much are cat 5 nights going for?  Need 35,000 per night  as this is cat 5 -- this is a hotel in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2336 on: October 04, 2018, 04:29:19 PM »
selling one 7 night cat 1-4 Marriott certificate from platinum premiere account for $625

no brokers please...personal use only

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2337 on: October 04, 2018, 05:19:24 PM »
Buying category 5 seven night certificate pm please

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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2338 on: October 04, 2018, 05:21:37 PM »
when selling nights, how does the other party check in?
At the front desk.
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Re: Marriott Certs Sale
« Reply #2339 on: October 04, 2018, 05:29:29 PM »
At the front desk.
tnx for the quick reply